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Charles Frederick Worth

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 55), Page: 18 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 55), Page: 18 - No known copyright restrictions


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Charles Frederick AWMM
  • Surname
    Worth AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 37898 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    13 March 1896 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra WellingtonNew Zealand Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    C.F. Worth (father), 27 William Street, Kilbirnie, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 37898 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Clerk AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment


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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5' 8.25" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      124 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Embarked Wellington, 12 February 1917; disembarked Plymouth, England, 2 May 1917; marched in to 4th Canterbury Infantry Bn, Sling, and reverted to Temporary Corporal.
    Rank of Corporal confirmed on passing School of Instruction, 1 June 1917.
    Proceeded overseas to France, 6 June 1917; joined 2nd Bn, Canterbury Infantry Regiment, in the field, 25 June 1917.
    Wounded in action, 12 August 1917 (gassed), and admitted to No 3 NZ Field Ambulance; transferred to No 1 NZ Field Ambulance, 14 August 1917; to No 2 Australian Casualty Clearing Station, 22 August 1917; to 5th General Hospital, Rouen, 24 August 1917; to England, 28 August 1917, and admitted to No 1 NZ General Hospital, Brockenhurst, 31 August 1917; transferred to NZ Convalescent Hospital, Hornchurch, 19 October 1917; to NZ Command Depot, Codford, 22 January 1918.
    Classified 'Unfit' by Medical Board, 10 April 1918, and placed on NZ Roll.
    Taken on strength, NZ Discharge Depot, Torquay, 18 April 1918.
    Commenced return to New Zealand from Plymouth on board HT 'Paparoa', 8 August 1918; discharged (no longer physically fit for War Service on account of wounds received in action [gas poisoning]), 19 December 1918.

    Parents: Charles Frederick (b. Christchurch) and Jane Marie (b. Brisbane, Queensland, Australia) WORTH AWMM
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About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • Memorial name

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1918). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      55: 18 AWMM
    • NZEF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra AWMM

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